The Kogi state chapter of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria, (ALGON) has appointed the state correspondent of the Blueprint Newspaper, Mallam Ibrahim Obansa as Special Adviser on Media and Strategy.
In the letter of appointment, signed by the secretary of ALGON in the state, Hon. Aliyu B. Usman Said that the appointment takes immediate effect.
According to the letter, the SA Media and Strategy will work with the executive of ALGON in the state to put in place an effective media plan to ensure that the goals of the association are met.
He is to also ensure that ALGON media requirements are executed in a timely and accurate manner, to bring about effective service delivery.
Meanwhile, Mallam Ibrahim Momoh Obansa has commended the chairman of ALGON in the state, Mr. Aloysius Okino and the entire membership of the association for the honour done him.
Obansa in a statement in Lokoja, promised his unalloyed support to ALGON and its members, saying that “I will do my best as SA media to showcase and project the good image of the association in the state”
He called on all working journalists in the state to give him their support to succeed on his new assignment, even as he said “I am one of your ambassadors. If I fail, you have all failed, so I need your support”